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Hong Kong celebrity crocodile Pui Pui marks 10 years at Wetland Park
How Hong Kong street names reflect the city’s maritime history
Hong Kong Television chairman Ricky Wong sets his sights on Legco
Cruising the disputed Paracel Islands, one of the world's most unlikely tourist hotspots
Meet Phoenix Li, the seven-year-old Hong Kong piano prodigy taking the world by storm
Cuba’s Chinatown bears the ghosts of the past, and hope for the future
Delicious egg tarts and "wife cakes" in Michelin-recommended Hong Kong bakery
Hong Kong style hash browns anyone? Potato snacks in Michelin-recommended street food stall
Sweet and Crispy: Mango Napoleon in Michelin-recommended Hong Kong dessert shop
Multimedia special: Can the gambling mecca of Macau find its identity and turn around its flagging fortunes?

Sixteen years after its return to China, Macau is a city at the crossroads. In this South China Morning Post multimedia package, Raquel Carvalho delves into its chequered history, charts its meteoric rise and asks what the future holds.

12 Nov 2015 - 8:39AM

Sixteen years after its return to China, Macau is a city at the crossroads. In this South China Morning Post multimedia package, Raquel Carvalho delves into its chequered history, charts its meteoric rise and asks what the future holds.

Multimedia special: Can the gambling mecca of Macau find its identity and turn around its flagging fortunes?
Seven-time grand slam singles champion Venus Williams discusses life after tennis
Top 5 videos of the week: From world's biggest piece of calligraphy to China's infamous traffic jams... and a cheetah plays with a puppy
Highlights from Hong Kong boxer Rex Tso's 7th round TKO victory over Aussie Brad Hore
'They rounded us up like sheep and stripped our rights': Japanese-American recalls boyhood in US internment camp
 Hong Kong canto-pop singer and award-winning actress Ivana Wong on her relationship with long-time collaborator Alex Fung Hong-ming
'The goal is to have universal suffrage, democracy, freedom', says Philippine consul general to Hong Kong
Meet Hong Kong’s first all-women e-sports gaming team
Behind the lens: Hong Kong domestic helpers discover their hidden talent for photography
What's it like for Hong Kong ethnic minority students to take DSE, the city's university entrance exams?
Shooting for the stars: Hong Kong domestic helpers discover their hidden talent for photography
NBA star Jeremy Lin makes guest appearance for opening of 'Sports Base' in Hong Kong
Vivek Mahbubani: discrimination is a punchline, says Hong Kong comedian

Hong Kong-born Vivek Mahbubani, who is fluent in Cantonese and English, is one of the comedians performing in this week’s Magners Comedy Festival. He talks to the SCMP about his experiences of racism in the city he calls home.

12 Mar 2015 - 9:21PM

Hong Kong-born Vivek Mahbubani, who is fluent in Cantonese and English, is one of the comedians performing in this week’s Magners Comedy Festival. He talks to the SCMP about his experiences of racism in the city he calls home.

Vivek Mahbubani: discrimination is a punchline, says Hong Kong comedian
A maid’s tale: The story of one woman’s struggle to become a domestic helper

An ordinary domestic helper from Manila reaches her dream city of Hong Kong – only to find herself at odds with a flawed and troubled labour system

22 Feb 2019 - 12:40PM

An ordinary domestic helper from Manila reaches her dream city of Hong Kong – only to find herself at odds with a flawed and troubled labour system

A maid’s tale: The story of one woman’s struggle to become a domestic helper
Chinese opera stars celebrate its beauty and diversity

To celebrate the beauty and diversity of Chinese opera, veterans Liza Wang Ming-chun, Law Ka-ying and Tang Yuen-ha explain the distinct characteristics of Cantonese Opera, Peking Opera and kunqu.

24 Feb 2015 - 8:02PM

To celebrate the beauty and diversity of Chinese opera, veterans Liza Wang Ming-chun, Law Ka-ying and Tang Yuen-ha explain the distinct characteristics of Cantonese Opera, Peking Opera and kunqu.

Chinese opera stars celebrate its beauty and diversity
Closing time: How Hong Kong’s street hawkers struggle to survive

Hong Kong’s hawkers will die out in less than 50 years, if current stringent policies don’t change. Talking to different hawkers from those manning dai pai dongs to itinerant hawkers selling fruit on carts and stall owners touting clothes on Mong Kok’s famous hawker streets, the South China Morning Post reports on what is pushing the trade into extinction.

22 Feb 2019 - 3:19PM

Hong Kong’s hawkers will die out in less than 50 years, if current stringent policies don’t change. Talking to different hawkers from those manning dai pai dongs to itinerant hawkers selling fruit on carts and stall owners touting clothes on Mong Kok’s famous hawker streets, the South China Morning Post reports on what is pushing the trade into extinction.

Closing time: How Hong Kong’s street hawkers struggle to survive
The most notorious black market in Hong Kong doesn't involve drugs, or ivory but yummy cookies
Multimedia: Living heritage of Hong Kong

What makes Hong Kong unique? Is it Cantonese Opera, the Dragon Boat festival, Lion dancing, Wing Chun, snake wine or shrimp paste? 

22 Feb 2019 - 3:19PM

What makes Hong Kong unique? Is it Cantonese Opera, the Dragon Boat festival, Lion dancing, Wing Chun, snake wine or shrimp paste? 

Multimedia: Living heritage of Hong Kong
Stories from Fukushima: Three years on

Suffering and displacement endures in Japan after a devastating earthquake and tsunami in 2011 wreaked havoc.

22 Feb 2019 - 3:19PM

Suffering and displacement endures in Japan after a devastating earthquake and tsunami in 2011 wreaked havoc.

Stories from Fukushima: Three years on
SCMP cartoonist Harry celebrates 20 years in Hong Kong with a look back at his favourite work

'I always come down on the side of the underdog,' explains SCMP cartoonist Harry Harrison, as he celebrates 20 years in Hong Kong with a video interview and collection of his favourite sketches.

13 May 2014 - 6:18PM

'I always come down on the side of the underdog,' explains SCMP cartoonist Harry Harrison, as he celebrates 20 years in Hong Kong with a video interview and collection of his favourite sketches.

SCMP cartoonist Harry celebrates 20 years in Hong Kong with a look back at his favourite work
Meet Japan's most radioactive man and his animals

The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant went into meltdown just 13 kilometres away from Naoto Matsumura's home. After being turned away from an overcrowded temporary shelter, he decided to take his chances back home in Tomioka city, Fukushima prefecture, and take care of his animals.

26 Mar 2015 - 4:30PM

The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant went into meltdown just 13 kilometres away from Naoto Matsumura's home. After being turned away from an overcrowded temporary shelter, he decided to take his chances back home in Tomioka city, Fukushima prefecture, and take care of his animals.

Meet Japan's most radioactive man and his animals